Programmes of Study

The Royal Academy of Music offers degree programmes from undergraduate through to doctoral-level study (FHEQ Level 6 to Level 8). The Academy is a member of the University of London and our Bachelors, Masters and PhD degrees are awarded from this institution. We also offer intensive one-year postgraduate programmes in some areas of study in the form of Diplomas. 

View a flow-chart showing the Academy’s Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes
(PDF – you can view the same chart at the bottom of this page)

You can find guidance about the application process on www.ram.ac.uk/study/how-to-apply and the entry requirements for the study programmes are published on www.ram.ac.uk/study/how-to-apply/entry-requirement

Undergraduate Programmes

You can find guidance about our undergraduate programmes on our undergraduate programmes web page.

Postgraduate Programmes

You can find guidance about our postgraduate programmes on our postgraduate programmes web page.

Postgraduate Degrees 

Postgraduate Diplomas (2nd Cycle/Level 7)

Postgraduate Advanced Diplomas (3rd Cycle/Level 8)


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Which programme?

Use this flow-chart to see which of our study programmes are available to you.